The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 440 404 385
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 117 136 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.86% 3.45% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 74 55
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£450 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
Oracle Applications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4084 3939 3452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.79% 8.96% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2437 2097 1746
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 62 52
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.29% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +4 30 £450 +37.40% 5
London -31 29 £450 +12.50% 10
South East -8 26 £425 -10.52% 7
South West -7 13 £500 +60.00%
West Midlands +9 10 £400 +33.33%
East Midlands +12 2 £550 - 2
Midlands +3 1 - -
North East -22 1 £400 -3.03% 1
East of England - - - - 3
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 256 (100.00%) Oracle
2 120 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
3 115 (44.92%) SQL
4 107 (41.80%) PL/SQL
5 101 (39.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 91 (35.55%) Finance
7 84 (32.81%) Oracle Database
8 69 (26.95%) Security Cleared
9 60 (23.44%) SC Cleared
10 56 (21.88%) UNIX
11 51 (19.92%) Workflow
12 50 (19.53%) Oracle Workflow
13 49 (19.14%) Oracle Reports
13 49 (19.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 47 (18.36%) Oracle Forms
15 42 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (14.84%) Oracle General Ledger
16 38 (14.84%) Oracle Receivables
17 37 (14.45%) Oracle RAC
18 34 (13.28%) Oracle Financials
19 33 (12.89%) Oracle Payables
20 30 (11.72%) SOA
20 30 (11.72%) WebLogic
21 28 (10.94%) Linux
21 28 (10.94%) Migration
22 27 (10.55%) ITIL
22 27 (10.55%) Shell Script
23 26 (10.16%) Oracle HRMS
23 26 (10.16%) Oracle RMAN
23 26 (10.16%) Performance Tuning

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (19.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 30 (11.72%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.30%) Oracle 10gAS
4 7 (2.73%) Apache
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.17%) Oracle 9iAS
6 3 (1.17%) AquaLogic
6 3 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 120 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
2 101 (39.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (14.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 38 (14.84%) Oracle Receivables
4 34 (13.28%) Oracle Financials
5 33 (12.89%) Oracle Payables
6 26 (10.16%) Oracle HRMS
7 17 (6.64%) Oracle Assets
8 15 (5.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 15 (5.86%) Oracle 11i
9 13 (5.08%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (4.30%) Oracle ERP
11 10 (3.91%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (1.95%) Oracle Payroll
12 5 (1.95%) Oracle TCA
13 4 (1.56%) Oracle SCM
13 4 (1.56%) FLEXCUBE
14 3 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 3 (1.17%) Oracle CRM
14 3 (1.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
1 1 (0.39%) SAN
1 1 (0.39%) DNS
1 1 (0.39%) SSL
1 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (32.81%) Oracle Database
2 49 (19.14%) Oracle Reports
2 49 (19.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (8.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (8.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (7.81%) Oracle Discoverer
5 11 (4.30%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (3.52%) SQL Server
7 8 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.73%) SQLPlus
8 7 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (2.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.56%) MS Access
11 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.17%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.17%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 47 (18.36%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (7.03%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (3.91%) Toad
4 2 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.78%) JDeveloper
4 2 (0.78%) ProC
5 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.39%) PVCS
5 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 91 (35.55%) Finance
2 17 (6.64%) General Ledger
3 7 (2.73%) Retail
3 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.34%) Military
5 4 (1.56%) Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Local Government
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (26.56%) Consultant
2 61 (23.83%) DBA
2 61 (23.83%) Oracle Consultant
3 57 (22.27%) Oracle DBA
4 53 (20.70%) Developer
5 49 (19.14%) Oracle Developer
6 37 (14.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 21 (8.20%) Architect
8 19 (7.42%) Technical Consultant
8 19 (7.42%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 16 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 16 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
10 13 (5.08%) Analyst
11 12 (4.69%) Oracle Applications Consultant
12 10 (3.91%) Oracle HR Consultant
12 10 (3.91%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.91%) Administrator
13 9 (3.52%) Oracle Applications Developer
14 8 (3.13%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.38%) Middleware
2 22 (8.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (5.47%) XML
4 10 (3.91%) WebCenter
5 7 (2.73%) jQuery
6 3 (1.17%) Java EE
7 1 (0.39%) .NET
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.73%) Statistics
3 5 (1.95%) Clustering
4 4 (1.56%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.56%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.56%) Derivative
5 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.17%) Replication
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.39%) DTV
7 1 (0.39%) PMI
7 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.39%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.88%) UNIX
2 28 (10.94%) Linux
3 14 (5.47%) Solaris
4 13 (5.08%) HPUX
5 10 (3.91%) AIX
6 6 (2.34%) Windows
7 4 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.78%) Android
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.92%) Workflow
2 42 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (11.72%) SOA
4 28 (10.94%) Migration
5 27 (10.55%) ITIL
6 26 (10.16%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (7.42%) Project Management
8 18 (7.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (6.64%) E-business
10 16 (6.25%) ERP
11 15 (5.86%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.86%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.47%) CRM
13 13 (5.08%) Regression Testing
14 10 (3.91%) Data Migration
15 9 (3.52%) ETL
15 9 (3.52%) Load Balancing
15 9 (3.52%) Cash Management
16 7 (2.73%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (2.73%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (44.92%) SQL
2 107 (41.80%) PL/SQL
3 27 (10.55%) Shell Script
4 16 (6.25%) Java
5 7 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.34%) Perl
7 4 (1.56%) C
8 3 (1.17%) Korn
9 2 (0.78%) C#
10 1 (0.39%) C++
10 1 (0.39%) COBOL
10 1 (0.39%) VB
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (26.95%) Security Cleared
2 60 (23.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.13%) Degree
4 7 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.56%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.78%) CISM
8 2 (0.78%) CISSP
8 2 (0.78%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ISEB
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.42%) SLA
2 10 (3.91%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) COBIT
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (14.45%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (10.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (7.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.17%) OpenView
6 1 (0.39%) Control-M
6 1 (0.39%) Nagios
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 256 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (5.08%) HP
3 8 (3.13%) VMware
3 8 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.13%) Pegasus
4 7 (2.73%) Informatica
4 7 (2.73%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.95%) SAP
7 4 (1.56%) Primavera
8 3 (1.17%) Siebel
8 3 (1.17%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.78%) Talend
9 2 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.39%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.39%) CODA
10 1 (0.39%) Sage
10 1 (0.39%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.39%) Sun
10 1 (0.39%) BT
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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